Clause 8 - Armed Forces Covenant

Armed Forces Bill – in the House of Commons at 8:50 pm on 6th December 2021.

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Motion made, and Question put, That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 2.—(Leo Docherty.)

Division number 133 Armed Forces Bill — Clause 8 - Armed Forces Covenant

Aye: 303 MPs

No: 212 MPs

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The House divided: Ayes 305, Noes 215.

Question accordingly agreed to.

Lords amendment 2 disagreed to.

Lords amendments 3 to 50 agreed to.

Motion made, and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 83H), That a Committee be appointed to draw up Reasons to be assigned to the Lords for disagreeing to their amendments 1 and 2.

That Leo Docherty, Alan Mak, James Sunderland, Suzanne Webb, Stephen Morgan, Liz Twist and Carol Monaghan be members of the Committee;

That Leo Docherty be the Chair of the Committee;

That three be the quorum of the Committee;

That the Committee do withdraw immediately.—(Steve Double.)

Question agreed to.

Committee to withdraw immediately; reasons to be reported and communicated to the Lords.